Japanese heirloom purple eggplant, a traditional Japanese variety used for making eggplant relish or for fresh eating. Pear-shaped fruits (up to 8″ long) are borne in abundance on purple-stemmed thornless plants. 55-65 days from transplant.
Learn to Grow Japanese Purple Eggplant
Start Indoors: 8 weeks Before last Frost
Gemination: 14 days
Plant Outdoors:18-24" Apart
Light: Full Sun
Instructions – Sow seeds indoors ¼” deep. Transplant outdoors once danger of frost has passed and soil is warm. Using landscape fabric or black plastic can accelerate growth and productivity in cooler climates.